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Book by Briggs, Philip
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With typically infectious enthusiasm, Philip Briggs introduces a country whose endearing people and rich heritage confound common expectations of desert and drought. Comprehensive background information and full details of "new" off-the-beaten-track locations--like the highlands of the Guassa Plateau, refuge to the endangered Ethiopian wolf--make this the essential guide to a country full of surprises.
*Historical sites, including the rock-hewn churches of Lalibela--the unofficial eighth wonder of the world
*National parks and mountain regions
*Detailed information on culture, history, and wildlife
*Where to stay and what to eat
*Amharigna language section
Philip Briggs has been exploring Africa since 1986. Kim Wildman has traversed the continent as a travel writer and wildlife photographer
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Book Description Globe Pequot Press, 1995. Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # Q-1564408140